Simba Chinyemba

Simba is the Director, Insurance and Risk Transfer at Pula. He is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (UK) with international executive management experience in insurance and reinsurance across various regions including the United Kingdom, North America, Asia, the Middle East and Kenya and Nigeria.  In his career, Simba has been part of the leadership in multinational companies including being the Chief Actuary at Zenith Insurance in Nigeria.  He has experience in developing and delivering cutting edge products and technology in the insurance sector both at microinsurance and commercial level.


He recently joined Pula as a Director where his remit is to help Pula create an effective and efficient risk transfer delivery mechanisms for farmers.  Pula is involved in developing innovative insurance and risk transfer solutions for smallholder farmers across Africa and Asia.  This year alone, Pula has now delivered solutions for close to 1 million farmers across the African continent.